by ****** » Fri Apr 20, 2012 7:54 am
The Review Group needs a book to review (and people to review it!) next week. Vote for one of the selections provided or write in a vote of a single issue comic you believe would be more suitable even though I find it inconceivable that you could come up with a book more suitable than The Goon.
ALL-STAR WESTERN #8
Written by JUSTIN GRAY and JIMMY PALMIOTTI
Art by MORITAT, PATRICK SCHERBERGER and DAN GREEN
Cover by LADRONN
On sale APRIL 25 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+
Amadeus Arkham has been arrested in a New Orleans opium den! Jonah Hex has joined an anarchist group called the August 7! Nighthawk and Cinnamon are nowhere to be found, and they’re the ones who dragged Hex and Arkham into this conflict in the first place! But someone must have a plan, right? Right??
Plus: Being trained by a samurai in the desert might have been a strange beginning for a cowgirl vigilante, but Nighthawk and Cinnamon are in for an even stranger twist as they search for a way out of this trap!
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND HAWKEYE #629
Cullen Bunn (W) Alessandro Vitti(A)
Cover By Gabriele Dell’otto
• Captain America And Hawkeye Vs. Dinosaurs!?!
• Something’s Rotten In The San Andres Mountains...And It’s Eating The Locals.
• Join Fearless Writer Cullen Bunn As He Teams Captain America Up With The Best, The Worst And The Downright Villainous Of The Marvel Universe For All-New, All-Action And All-Awesome Arcs Chock-Full Of High-Octane Insanity! Best Bring A Helmet!
32 Pgs./Rated T …$3.99
THE GOON #39
Eric Powell (W/A/Cover) and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale Apr 25
FC, 32 pages
In order to try to compete with the gimmicks and rehashes of the Big Two superhero companies, Eric Powell has decided to completely sell out and relaunch the Goon in this super-epic, brand new, first-ever first edition of the 39th issue of The Goon! Not only do the Goon and Franky get new costumes, but we also discover there are different-colored versions of the Goon! Green Goon! Red Goon! Blue Goon! Purple Goon! WHAT A PLOT!
THE LI'L DEPRESSED BOY #10
story S. STEVEN STRUBLE
art / cover SINA GRACE
32 PAGES / FC / T
The Li'l Depressed Boy's new job finds him in unfamiliar territory. Fighting his more anti-social nature, LDB struggles to make it through the first day.
Written by Roger Landridge, art and cover by Bruce Ozella.
Popeye the Sailor Man sails again! E.C Segar's classic creation is back, with his first original comic in over 30 years! Written by Roger Landridge, with pitch-perfect art from rising star Bruce Ozella, it's a new take on the classic character that's true to its roots! With a rare incentive cover from legendary Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Jules Feiffer!
32 pages, $3.99.
Written by KEITH GIFFEN and DAN JURGENS
Art by DAN JURGENS and JESUS MERINO
Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO
1:25 B&W Variant cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO
On sale APRIL 25 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T
Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.
Superman, agent of the Daemonites?! How has Helspont bent The Man of Steel to his will?
Cullen Bunn (W) • Paul Pelletier (A)
Cover By Jim Cheung
Variant Cover By Steve Mcniven
• All New Jumping On Point!
• Written By Rising Star Cullen Bunn (Fear Itself: The Fearless, The Damned, The Sixth Gun)